Luey Family History

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Luey Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Duey, Huey, Bury, Rey, Hey, Due, Pusey, Dury, Ley, Lucey

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Luey Family Origin

Where is the Luey family from?

Luey Family Occupations

What did your Luey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Cigar Maker and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Luey. A less common occupation for the Luey family was Labourer. The most common Luey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Luey's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Cigar Maker

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Labourer

    8%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Luey ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Luey Historical Records

What Luey family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Luey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Luey census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Luey

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Luey. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Luey. For the veterans among your Luey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Luey Life Expectancy

What is the average Luey lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Luey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Luey in 1965 was 79, and 53 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Luey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Luey ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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